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Black Powder Blunders!

This digital card deck has everything you need to bring firearms and artillery from Nations & Cannons to your historical or flintlock fantasy 5e game. Inside, you'll find over over a hundred new misfire effects for black powder weapons, making critical fumbles at your table more dynamic... and unpredictable!

Ranging from minor inconveniences to catastrophic explosions, this deck explores exciting new weapon properties from matchlock arquebuses, revolvers and pepper-boxes, lever-action rifles of the Old West, and everything in-between. Every card features either a first-hand account, lines of verse, or famous (or infamous!) quotes from 18th and 19th century figures. Contains 55 cards:

  • 24 unique Small Arms cards, for firearms like pistols and muskets
  • 16 unique Artillery cards, from cannons to mortars
  • 14 unique Grenade cards for heavy iron explosives
  • 1 key card explaining new misfire mechanics

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IMG Title Nations & Cannons is a 5e-compatible campaign setting for 18th Century adventures!

Straight from the pages of history, this ruleset offers new backgrounds, feats, and character options for living and fighting in the Age of Revolutions.

Designed for students, educators, and gamers alike, you can download the Nations & Cannons: Quickstart Guide for free!
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File Last Updated:
June 28, 2023
This title was added to our catalog on August 01, 2022.